Valley View Community Primary School

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Hebble Class

3rd July 2017

As part of our food topic we sampled some different fruits and vegetables. Grapefruit was a surprisingly popular choice in Hebble Class!

22nd June 2017

Today we visited Ephesus restaurant in Rodley to support our Food Glorious Food topic. We learnt how to make Turkish rolls. We were also treated to a feast of pizza and chips. The staff were wonderful and it is definitely worth a visit.

21st June 2017

Today was sports day. We had lots of fun competing in a variety of races, from the egg and spoon to the sack race. Everyone tried their best but in the end the Czech Republic were the overall winners. Well done to everyone in that team.

12th June 2017

Today we have had lots of visitors in school from all different countries as part of the Erasmus project. We were lucky enough to get to speak to the teachers from Poland and the Czech Republic and ask them questions about their school and their lives.

9th June 2017

Today we learnt how to use a program called Logo. We learnt to program a turtle (not a real one) to draw squares and rectangles. We had to think about the different controls needed, solve problems and remember all of our maths knowledge about shapes and angles.

25th- 26th May 2017

Tonight, Year 3 had a really special evening as we had a sleepover in school. We went home and came back to school at 6pm dressed for an evening of fun. First we set up our beds in the different classrooms, boys in 2 classrooms and girls in 2 classrooms. It was a lovely sunny evening, so we spent all evening until about 8:30pm outside on the field playing games and having fun. After that, we came back inside and had a biscuit and a drink. Then we went upstairs to get ready for bed. We spent the night sleeping in our classrooms which was great fun but a little strange. In the morning, we got up and had our breakfast in the school hall. We then got dressed in our school uniforms and went outside to play until the rest of the school arrived. It was great fun but we were a little tired by the end of the day on Friday. Luckily, it was the start of the school holidays.

24th May 2017

Today we performed our assembly all about ancient Egypt to the rest of the school and our parents. We were really proud of ourselves.

17th May 2017

This week we are busy preparing for our class assembly. Don't forget to come and watch us next Wednesday.

 

9th May 2017

This half term Mr Anderson from Leeds West has been teaching us all about cricket during our PE lessons. This week we learnt how to hold an bat and how to hit the ball. We also worked on our fielding skills to develop our throwing and catching. Through the lesson we demonstrated great sportsmanship, supporting and helping out our friends.

 

5th May 2017

In science, we have been learning all about the parts of a flower and the functions that they have. In pairs, we made posters to show what we have learnt.

 

4th May 2017

This week we have been learning all about Ancient Egypt and the Weighing of the Heart Ceremony. Here are some sentences that we are proud of:

 

'Thousands of years ago in Ancient Egypt, the Egyptians believed that you lived another life after death.'

By Eric

 

'If your heart was heavier than a feather Ammut would devour your heart but if your heart was lighter Ammut would not eat it.'

By Charlie

 

'While that happened, Thoth recoded all of the details on the wall in hieroglyphics.'

By Jack

 

19th April 2017

Today we have been learning about the different parts of a plant. We looked at tulips to try to find the parts of a plant.

 

31st March 2017

We were very excited when we came into school today to discover that the Easter Bunny had been.

 

24h March 2017

We loved wearing red to raise money for Red Nose Day!

 

15th March 2017

We love chess!

 

2nd March 2017

Today we had a very special music lesson where Mr Heron taught us all about the electric violin. We all got to hold it and try playing it. We also learnt how to play ''Rule the World" by Coldplay.

      

 

2nd March 2017

Today was World Book Day. We really enjoyed dressing up as our favourite book characters. Can you guess who we are?

    

 

24th February 2017

This week we have launched Growth Mindset in school. To understand what it means to have a Growth Mindset we read the story 'The Dot' by Peter H Reynolds about a little girl who doesn't think she can draw.

22nd February 2017

In science we are learning about friction. We did an investigation to find out how cars travel across different surfaces.

10th February 2017

To finish off our Stone Age topic we used clay to make our own necklaces.

 

8th February 2017

Today we have been busy writing our own adventure stories about a child who finds magic pebble.

  

 

3rd February 2017

Today we came to school dressed in red to support the Heart Surgery Fund at the LGI.

 

26 January 2017

We had our Year 3 Curriculum Evening tonight.  Parents and Carers were invited to come in and hear about what and how we teach, as well as being able to ask questions of the staff.  If you were unable to make it, you will find a link below to the presentation we shared. If you would like further information, please let us know.

PDF icon  Year 3 Curriculum Presentation 2017

 19 January 2017

Cave Days

This week we have been inspired by our Stone Age topic to create cave paintings using chalk.